Improving the Response to Energy Disruption for Vulnerable People in Extreme Weather Events

The project seeks to enhance SSE’s current response to the impacts of energy disruption on vulnerable people in local communities as the result of extreme weather events, in Scotland and southern England. The 30 months project is a collaboration between SSE and the University of Dundee. Dr. Ed Hall and Professor Thilo Kroll are the academic supervisors for the project; Dr. Irena Coonon is the KTP Associate for the project.

  • Academic: Ed Hall
  • Funding: Scottish and Southern Energy (co-funded by SSE and Technology Strategy Board) through a Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP)
  • Value: £170,000
  • Dates: June 2014 to June 2016